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Paris attacks suspect Abdeslam sentenced to 20 yrs over Brussels shootout

Paris attacks suspect Abdeslam sentenced to 20 yrs over Brussels shootout

Abdeslam had already been serving a jail term under a separate charge in connection with the 2015 Paris attacks which led to the death of 130 people. Three police officers sustained minor injuries. ...

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Putin Russia's most trusted politician, but approval falling

State-run news agency RIA Novosti, citing the foreign ministry, said Trump invited Putin to Washington and said he would be glad to see his Russian counterpart in the White House. presidential electio...

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Breaking! The Duchess Of Cambridge Has Gone Into Labour

Breaking! The Duchess Of Cambridge Has Gone Into Labour

All four have been camped outside the Lindo wing at St Mary's Hospital for about 10 days. For her previous births , Kate had a 23-strong team of top medics working or on standby from Imperial Colle...

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Cabinet to discuss death penalty for rape of minors

Cabinet to discuss death penalty for rape of minors

This is the second time within a span of six years since the 2012 Nirbhaya rape case the criminal law on rape is being comprehensively amended. As long as the death penalty is there in the statute...

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Israel hints it could hit Iran's 'air force' in Syria

Israel hints it could hit Iran's 'air force' in Syria

The IDF said in February that it bombed "four Iranian targets that are part of Iran's military establishment in Syria". A number of strikes on targets in Syria have been attributed to Israel, though...

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Enraged By Comey Memos, Trump Defends Michael Flynn

Enraged By Comey Memos, Trump Defends Michael Flynn

A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies and Leadership went on sale at midnight, and customers scrambled to bookstores around the country to buy the tell-all book that sparked a Twitter war between Trump and...

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Los Angeles Angels vs. San Francisco Giants

Los Angeles Angels vs. San Francisco Giants

The Giants are now 8-11 and five games behind the leader of the NL West, the Arizona Diamondbacks. At the Globe Life Park in Arlington, Ichiro Suzuki went 2-for-3 with two infield singles for his th...

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Congress launches nationwide drive to highlight attacks on Dalits

Congress launches nationwide drive to highlight attacks on Dalits

He also claimed that Prime Minister Modi will not be able to speak. PM Modi is only bothered about becoming the PM again. The launch event took take place at Delhi's Talkatora Stadium. Nitin Raut,...

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Nawaz, Maryam return from London, appear before accountability court today

Nawaz, Maryam return from London, appear before accountability court today

Nawaz Sharif said the health condition of Kulsoom Nawaz was better and appealed the nation to pray for her. Maryam Nawaz, before departure from London , had posted a message on Twitter saying tha...

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US Told Russian Embassy No New Sanctions Due Soon, Russia Says

US Told Russian Embassy No New Sanctions Due Soon, Russia Says

It's not clear whether Trump has spoken directly to her since the White House said Haley had overstepped. Larry Kudlow , the chief economic adviser for President Donald Trump , learned that less...

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Russia Told US What To Avoid Bombing In Syrian Airstrikes

However, the allies had informed the Russian military command to ensure that none of their service members were in the line of fire. He revealed that US President Donald Trump had last month invit...

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Cleveland Indians beat the O's on Terry Francona's birthday

Cleveland Indians beat the O's on Terry Francona's birthday

Ramirez hit a solo shot in the fourth inning and a two-run drive in the ninth. The Indians and Orioles close their four-game series tonight when Carlos Carrasco (3-0, 2.60) faces the Orioles ...

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Turnbull can use lessons from the royal commission to fix live exports

Turnbull can use lessons from the royal commission to fix live exports

Senator Williams said despite his long-standing insistence that a royal commission was needed, he was still shocked at the evidence that has been given about wrongdoing. "(Mr Turnbull) seems to think ...

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China says many Chinese casualties in North Korea transport accident

China says many Chinese casualties in North Korea transport accident

NK News , citing travel industry officials, said more than 30 people have died in a tour bus crash in North Korea on Monday. Chinese diplomats have rushed to the scene of Sunday's (local time) a...

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US envoy: Trump leads on N. Korea as G7 ministers meet

US envoy: Trump leads on N. Korea as G7 ministers meet

North Korea said on Saturday it was suspending nuclear and missile tests and scrapping its nuclear test site, and instead pursuing economic growth and peace ahead of planned summits with South Ko...

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All explosives stolen from Pennsylvania worksite believed recovered

All explosives stolen from Pennsylvania worksite believed recovered

Police said the explosives were discovered Friday afternoon by a person on a walking trail in Riverfront Park, near Vinegar Ferry Road and Old River Road in East Donegal Township - not far from the pi...

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Euro-Med Monitor Calls for Permanent UN Presence at Gaza Protests

Euro-Med Monitor Calls for Permanent UN Presence at Gaza Protests

In a statement from the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip, his family said , "We accuse the Mossad of being behind the assassination". Yet that narrative quickly evaporated as Hamas admitted Abtash was an i...

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Thailand's Moriya, S Korea's Ko share LPGA Open lead

Thailand's Moriya, S Korea's Ko share LPGA Open lead

However, the elder Jutanugarn, who finished second at the LPGA Thailand in Pattaya in February, did not show any signs of nerves on Sunday as she appeared in solid concentration despite having late bo...

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Michael Bloomberg to write $4.5m check for Paris climate pact

Michael Bloomberg to write $4.5m check for Paris climate pact

In June, Trump said the United States was withdrawing from the treaty , and is now the only country in the world which is not a signatory to the accord to cut down on greenhouse emissions. Trump, he ...

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May Is Said to Face Cabinet Pressure Over Brexit Customs Union

May Is Said to Face Cabinet Pressure Over Brexit Customs Union

The Brexit-backing former aid secretary denounced the customs union as a "protectionist bloc" which slapped swingeing tariffs on non-European imports. One senior Downing Street aide told the Sunday ...

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Bashar Assad Returns Legion d'honneur to France

Bashar Assad Returns Legion d'honneur to France

France recently joined the U.S. and Britain in bombing Syrian targets over an alleged chemical weapons attack. Thus, the Syrian President played ahead of the curve - a few days ago in Paris launche...

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G7 foreign ministers' summit opposes Russia's behavior, say US official

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who is yet to be confirmed by Congress. John J. Sullivan, current acting Secretary of State for the United States, sits with, from left, Jean-Yves Le Drian, France's m...

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Corker gives tepid endorsement for GOP candidate running to replace him

Corker gives tepid endorsement for GOP candidate running to replace him

Blackburn raised $2 million in the first fundraising quarter of 2018, giving her $6 million in cash on hand. Corker recently found himself in a bit of hot water after praising Bredesen and saying he...

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Trump Denies Making Concessions to N Korea: Crisis 'Long Way From Conclusion'

Trump Denies Making Concessions to N Korea: Crisis 'Long Way From Conclusion'

She says "advancing gender equality is essential to both our economic prosperity and to global peace and security". The North says it will suspend nuclear tests and intercontinental ballistic missil...

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Pakistan Cricket team visit Wagah border for energy boost

Pakistan Cricket team visit Wagah border for energy boost

Pakistan Cricket team is visiting Wagah Border before leaving for Ireland and England tour, said captain Sarfraz Ahmed while addressing a press conference on the last day of the training camp at Ga...

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Díaz-Canel estrena con Maduro su actividad internacional al frente de Cuba

Díaz-Canel estrena con Maduro su actividad internacional al frente de Cuba

Recibió Miguel Díaz-Canel a su homólogo venezolano Nicolás Maduro . Nicolás Maduro se tomó unas ligeras "vacaciones" y con el dinero del Estado se fue de viaje para Cuba bajo la excusa de coloc...

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Nikki Haley plays the long game, no matter the cost

Such wording is contained in the materials of the White House press service published on Saturday evening, writes RBC . But Donald Trump , whose own view of world affairs is simply non-ideologic...

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Keys sends United States into second straight Fed Cup final

Keys sends United States into second straight Fed Cup final

The U.S. plays the Czech Republic in the final. "From the singles players to the doubles, I think we have come together really well". I love playing in atmospheres like this, even if they are not all ...

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United Kingdom teen jailed for targeting Central Intelligence Agency chief's phone, email

United Kingdom teen jailed for targeting Central Intelligence Agency chief's phone, email

Eighteen-year-old Kane Gamble, who tricked his way to get the officials' information, had admitted a number of charges. Gamble, who is one of the founders of hacking group "Crackas with Attitude",...

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Afghanistan: 63 dead in attacks on voter registration centres

Afghanistan: 63 dead in attacks on voter registration centres

On Tuesday gunmen attacked a voter registration centre in the central province of Ghor, kidnapping three election workers and two policemen. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, Chief Executive Abdullah A...

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Showers, storms move through NE FL, SE GA overnight into Monday morning

Showers, storms move through NE FL, SE GA overnight into Monday morning

A large area of showers and a few thunderstorms will move across MS and into West Alabama although the showers will remain light through much of the morning. According to Storm Team 8 meteorologist Ed...

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Mother of Kaden Young thanks community after body found in Grand River

Mother of Kaden Young thanks community after body found in Grand River

OPP officials would not confirm the identity, but many people involved in the search for Young, including Hansen and other family members, were gathered at the scene. Volunteers who have been helping ...

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Venkaiah Naidu begins consultations on impeachment notice against CJI Dipak Misra

Venkaiah Naidu begins consultations on impeachment notice against CJI Dipak Misra

Congress party leader Kapil Sibal told reporters that the notice against Misra was submitted with "a heavy heart". Therefore to conclude, that all leaders were not on the same page on the issue, wa...

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'Umrah' pilgrimage Britons die in Saudi coach crash travelling from Mecca

'Umrah' pilgrimage Britons die in Saudi coach crash travelling from Mecca

Details are still emerging following yesterday's coach crash. It is believed as many as four people died and a number of others were injured when their coach crashed on Saturday. The charity added t...

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FAA orders emergency inspection of airline engines

FAA orders emergency inspection of airline engines

Such inspections, noted The New York Times , can "detect flaws or cracks not visible to the unaided human eye". The CFM56-7B engine was manufactured by CFM International , a joint venture between ...

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Kathua rape case: Police to submit supplementary charge sheet

Kathua rape case: Police to submit supplementary charge sheet

The memorandum pointed out that the chargesheet in the case was filed before the Chief Judicial Magistrate before April 11 and around the same time, the action committee in Nowshera had suspended its ...

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SYRIA: Worries as Global chemical watchdog team arrives Douma for inspection

SYRIA: Worries as Global chemical watchdog team arrives Douma for inspection

They wrote: "This decades-long military partnership between Syria and North Korea has enabled President Assad to continue his reign of terror with chemical weapons that includes the use of musta...

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European Union and Mexico reach 'agreement in principle' to modernize free trade deal

European Union and Mexico reach 'agreement in principle' to modernize free trade deal

The agreement is seen as sending a strong signal to US President Donald Trump who past year launched renegotiations of what he has previously referred to as Mexico's "cash cow" - the North American...

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Macron to push Trump on Iran deal, says there's no 'Plan B'

Macron to push Trump on Iran deal, says there's no 'Plan B'

And we are not part of the classical political system". Macron plans to discuss the tariffs and to urge the U.S. to stay involved in Syria during his upcoming visit to Washington starting on Mon...

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Opposition leaders reject political dialogue - Armenian parliament speaker

Opposition leaders reject political dialogue - Armenian parliament speaker

A Reuters reporter witnessed the "red berets", as Armenian special forces are known, grab one lawmaker by his hands and feet and carry him behind the police cordon. Tens of thousands of protesters gat...

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